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Ohio 'knockout game' suspect indicted as adult

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury in southwest Ohio has indicted a 17-year-old boy on adult robbery charges in the alleged attacks of homeless men in the so-called "knockout game."

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 July 2014

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Mosquitoes carry West Nile in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Columbus say two pools of mosquitoes on the south side of the city have tested positive for West Nile virus.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 July 2014

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Police say Ohio man, 87, kills wife, shoots self

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say an 87-year-old man fatally shot his 78-year-old wife before turning the gun on himself — and surviving the shot.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 July 2014

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2 Ohio men charged with dumping dead woman's body

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio sheriff's deputies say two men dumped a female companion's body in a ditch near a cornfield after she died from an apparent heroin overdose.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 July 2014

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5 things about Cleveland, likely GOP host in 2016

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Good or bad, Cleveland — all but certain to host the Republican Party's presidential nominating convention in 2016 — is hard to ignore. It's a city with a rich history and bragging rights to things both quirky and considerable. Here are five things to know about Cleveland:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 July 2014

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Ohio court: Bond cash deposits unconstitutional

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Requiring criminal defendants to post cash-only deposits when bonding out of jail violates the state constitution, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014

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Cleveland tops Dallas in bid to host RNC in 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cleveland won the backing of a Republican National Committee panel on Tuesday, all but guaranteeing the GOP's 2016 presidential pick will accept the party's nomination in perennially hard-fought Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014

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Judge orders Ohio township to pay in meetings case

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A judge who earlier found that a southwest Ohio township government violated the open-meetings law with informal gatherings has ordered it to pay nearly $200,000 in attorney fees and costs.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014

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